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Change in Boardroom

SMILE-LINK HEALTHCARE GLOBAL BERHAD

Date of change 01 Aug 2023
Name DR WONG CHOON YOONG
Age 33
Gender Male
Nationality Malaysia
Designation Executive Director
Directorate Executive
Type of change Appointment

Qualifications

No
Qualifications
Major/Field of Study
Institute/University
Additional Information
Degree
Bachelor of Dental Surgery
International Medical University (IMU)

Working experience and occupation
Dr. Wong Choon Yoong ("Dr. Wong") is a distinguished professional who currently serves as the Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Smile-Link Healthcare Global Berhad. In addition to this role, he also holds multiple positions within the organization, including Division Chairman, Head of Patient Complaint Bureau, and Dental Surgeon at Drs. Wong & Partners Dental Surgeons, which is a reputable dental clinic brand under Smile-Link. He has been associated with Drs. Wong & Partners Dental Surgeons since August 2016, where he has made significant contributions to the practice.

Before joining Drs. Wong & Partners Dental Surgeons, Dr. Wong served as a Dental Surgeon within the Ministry of Health, Malaysia, from August 2015 to July 2016. Furthermore, Dr. Wong's passion for promoting oral health and community engagement is evident in his role as the President of the Malaysia Smile Action Team since July 2020. Through this leadership position, he actively contributes to initiatives that enhance oral health awareness and community well-being.

Dr. Wong's commitment to excellence in academia is reflected in the recognition he has received. During his university studies, he was honored with the GSK Achiever Award for Distinguished Academic Performance, which acknowledges his outstanding achievements in academics. Additionally, he was bestowed with the Best Student Clinician Award, highlighting his exceptional clinical skills and performance as a dental student. His dedication to community care was recognized through the Award for Distinguished Performance in Community Care, affirming his commitment to providing compassionate dental services to the community.

In the realm of dental research, Dr. Wong has earned several prestigious awards. Notably, the IADR Joseph Lister Award, bestowed by the International Association for Dental Research, acknowledges his significant contributions to the field of dental research.
Directorships in public companies and listed issuers (if any)
NIL
Family relationship with any director and/or major shareholder of the listed issuer
NIL
Any conflict of interests that he/she has with the listed issuer
NIL
Details of any interest in the securities of the listed issuer or its subsidiaries
NIL



Remarks :
The requirement of attending MAP programme by the director within 4 months from the date of appointment do not apply to company listed on the LEAP Market of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad.


Announcement Info

Company Name SMILE-LINK HEALTHCARE GLOBAL BERHAD
Stock Name SMILE
Date Announced 01 Aug 2023
Category Change in Boardroom
Reference Number C03-31072023-00010